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A rash of bomb threats over the last few weeks have been keeping the RCMP busy.Schools, athletic facilities and public gathering places across the Atlantic provinces have received calls forcing...

Post date: October 02, 2016

While the dry weather created problems for those on wells, for wine makers, the arid conditions were just what they needed.Co-owner of Petite Riviere winery, Barbara Thomson says the hot dry summer...

Post date: October 02, 2016

The O'Regan's Subaru Western Hurricanes doubled the Landworks Gulls 4-2 yesterday in Liverpool. Brendan Amiro and Ben Charles each had two goals. The Hurricanes are back on the ice this...

Post date: October 02, 2016

The ace is still safe in West Pubnico. The legion held its weekly Chase the Ace draw tonight. Monica Atwood had the winning ticket, and won nearly $27,000 She failed to pick the ace out...

Post date: September 30, 2016

The Yarmouth Junior A Mariners are still undefeated. The Mariners took down the defending North Division champion Dieppe Commandos 5-2 tonight at Mariners Centre. Yarmouth's season opening...

Post date: September 30, 2016

You don't need to travel to area 51 to hear about aliens...Shag Harbour is celebrating their very own first encounter.The Shag Festival is an opportunity for people to hear about a UFO sighting...

Post date: September 30, 2016

Tall Ships are on the horizon for the South Shore. Premier Stephen McNeil was on the waterfront in Lunenburg today announcing where the Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta will visit. ...

Post date: September 30, 2016

The Cat ferry wraps up its 2016 season Saturday. For both proponents and critics of the Yarmouth to Portland service, it's all about numbers. While Bay Ferries hasn't yet released the...

Post date: September 30, 2016

The warden of the Municipality of Shelburne believes incentive pay is the key to attracting doctors to rural Nova Scotia.The province announced four new nurse practitioners and family practice nurses...

Post date: September 30, 2016

The Western Regional Enterprise Network named a new chair this week. Warner Comeau, a retired insurance broker in Yarmouth joined the WREN board when it was first formed two and a half years ago...

Post date: September 30, 2016

The Yarmouth Junior A Mariners look to remain perfect tonight. It won't be easy, as last season's Eastlink North division champion Dieppe Commandos visit Mariners Centre. Yarmouth is the...

Post date: September 30, 2016

New windows will soon be installed at the Yarmouth County Museum and Archives on Collins Street. The large windows are for the front of the building, and will replace the current ones that have...

Post date: September 30, 2016

A small change to a popular event in West Pubnico. The winner of tomorrow night's Chase the Ace draw will need to present the winning ticket to a volunteer at one of seven venues within 30 minutes...

Post date: September 29, 2016

Three schools in Shelburne County are closing this morning at 9:30 due to a power outage. The schools are: Forest Ridge Academy, ERMES and Clark's Harbour Elementary. The schools are among just...

Post date: September 29, 2016

More than 3,900 Nova Scotia Power customers are without power this morning in parts of Shelburne County.NSP reports multiple outages in Clark's Harbour and Shag Harbour with a large outage in...

Post date: September 29, 2016

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